New pattern at the shop - Sammy's Safari from Sassafras Lane Designs! Sammy’s Safari is a fun and quick appliqué pattern you can personalize for the newest baby in your life! With 4 different animals to choose from (an alligator, elephant, giraffe and monkey) you can find the perfect match in personality. The quilts finish 40” x 54” and include full-size reversed animals and alphabet ready for appliqué!
Thursday, March 23
Cindy is getting ready to begin her next round of 10 week quilting classes!
Basic 12 Block Sampler Quilt – 10 Weeks
In this 10 week template class, you will learn the basics of piecing, applique, quilting techniques and how to put your quilt together!
Drafting and Design using Paper Piecing Method- 10 Weeks
Learn how to draft and design your own patterns using the paper piecing method. This class will give you the confidence to change a pattern with ease.
Stop by or call the shop if you would like to join the fun!
Posted by The Fabric Cupboard at 3/23/2017
Wednesday, March 22
New from Creative Grids - The Hole Things Template Plastic!
Trace perfect circles every time in sizes ranging from 1/4 inch to 2 3/4 inch. Eight tick marks are printed around each circle to aid in placement. The Hole Thing is the perfect tool to trace circles for appliques, berries, flower centers, Yo-Yos, and button covers.
Three of the holes are strategically placed so that it will fit in a notebook. This heavy, flexible template plastic will not slip!
Posted by The Fabric Cupboard at 3/22/2017
Tuesday, March 21
We are having Our Hunter's Star Quilt class this Saturday, March 25th at 10:00am! An exciting new look for a traditional favourite. Hunter Star is an old-time block with a fresh new look thanks to quilting expert Patty Paddock. She makes it easy with step-by-step instructions.
Cost : $20.00 plus purchase pattern... give us a call at 855-3800 if you would like to attend!
Posted by The Fabric Cupboard at 3/21/2017
Monday, March 20
Sunday, March 19
New pattern arriving next week - Button Boats! Make three boat planks, stitch together and set sail for beautiful adventures! Organize your sewing room or use as a gift basket - untie to store flat. Bottom is 6 inches x 3 inches and stands 2 inches tall.
Posted by The Fabric Cupboard at 3/19/2017
Friday, March 17
Thursday, March 16
This is one of my favorite printables that Moda Fabrics has on their website... Measurements! We keep this by our cutting table at the shop and it is a perfect reference for mattress sizes, batting sizes and quilt sizes.
Here is the link if you would like to print your own Measurement guide:
Posted by The Fabric Cupboard at 3/16/2017
Wednesday, March 15
New pattern arriving next week - "Dogs in Sweaters"! This pattern includes instructions for making two quilt sizes and a 16” x 26” quilted pillow cover. These adorable dogs and their stylish sweaters are made using traditional patchwork techniques. The pattern also includes a complete list of the cut pieces need to make a single block, making it easy to use scraps or make single blocks for other projects!
Posted by The Fabric Cupboard at 3/15/2017
Tuesday, March 14
Our Handwork Group will be getting together at the shop tomorrow, Wednesday, March 15th at 10:00am (weather permitting). Everyone is welcome to come - ... bring along some of your handwork and be prepared for a fun morning spending time with friends!
Posted by The Fabric Cupboard at 3/14/2017